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Ultrastructural and molecular characterization of Glugea serranus, a microsporidian parasite infecting the blacktail comber

Microsporidians ( phylum Microsporidia Balbiani, 1882 ) are unicellular organisms that develop as obligatory intracellular parasites in different animal hosts, particularly in arthropods and fish. To date, about 187 genera have been described, 21 of which parasitize